5 Minute Guide to ERP

Information technology has transformed the way we live and the way we do business. ERP, or Enterprise Resource Planning, is one of most widely implemented business software systems in a wide variety of industries and organizations. In this short article, we will try to concisely explain the basic yet important concepts relevant to ERP.

What is ERP - ERP is the acronym of Enterprise Resource Planning. ERP definition refers to both ERP software and business strategies that implement ERP systems. ERP implementation utilizes various ERP software applications to improve the performance of organizations for
1) resource planning,
2) management control and
3) operational control.

Why SMEs should outsource to datacenters

Gujarat is a haven for Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) with over three lakh units in this sector. There is a rising demand for IT infrastructure to meet the requirements of SMEs with IT as a supporting business.

Uninterrupted flow of data and its safety is not guaranteed in an internal datacenter. Loss of data has the potential of inflicting irrecoverable damages to any enterprise, and SMEs are no exception. And for any enterprise, safeguarding data is an expensive affair. However, most enterprises fear hiring professionals to safeguard their data. If the enterprise needs to focus on other important aspects of the business, this fear needs to be overcome. The solution to this problem is to outsource to datacenters that adhere to international standards given for efficiency in data protection.

Why should SMEs consider IT outsourcing

Gujrat's First Tier III data center
There is a rising demand for IT infrastructure to meet the requirements of SMEs with IT as a supporting business. As a result investments in IT solutions is becoming an integral part of the SME strategy. Bishwajit Sikdar, VP-business development, Neesa Group, which provides data center facilities under the banner of DATAFIRST, explains the importance of datacenters and how the initial skepticism about the data centers is now giving way to acceptance amongst SMEs.

A datacenter is essentially a physical facility that houses the servers, network equipments as well as storage and data security appliances.

Small Business CRM Software

Technology has afforded many changes in today market that hеƖр the small businesses to be more successful than еνеr before. One of these technological advances is small business CRM software. Many small businesses are struggling and do not have the money to hire new employees to hеƖр keep track of customer information and leads and small business CRM software can hеƖр keep track of this information, which allows a small business to rυn on less personnel. Eνеrу small business wаntѕ to be successful and success includes having fаntаѕtіс customer service and small business CRM software can hеƖр with customer service and customer relationships. Small business CRM software can also hеƖр with the organization of leads and customer information, which will in the end lead to more profit for the small business. Eνеrу small business should consider implementing small business CRM software into their business.

Thеrе are many benefits to small business CRM software.

NTPL announces opening of data centre offering SaaS

A flagship company of Neesa group, Neesa Technologies Pvt Ltd (NTPL) today announced the opening of Gujarat's first of its kind data centre-Data First-offering software as a service(SaaS) to SME's and banking sector.

"This energy efficient data centre has been set up in Gujarat for the first time with an investment of Rs 10 crore with an objective to offer SaaS to co-operative banking sector, and SMEs," Managing Director NTPL Sandip Shah said.

Neesa Groups offers Best Fixed Deposit Scheme with High Return

We pleasure to introduce to you Neesa Group of companies, a well-diversified business group headquartered at Gandhinagar. Neesa Group is reckoned as one of the rapidly growing business group with business interests in the field of Hospitality, Infrastructure, Information Technology, Education, Agri Biotech, Metal Casting, Construction and food Processing.

Incepted in 2005, Neesa Leisure Ltd, the group’s hospitality and leisure division has footprints across India with a chain of 10 luxurious retreats and business hotels marketed under the brand name ’Cambay.’ Shri Sanjay Gupta, B.E (IIT, Rourkee), IAS. is the Chairman & Managing Director of Neesa Leisure Ltd. and has held prestigious positions during his service tenure. To name a few, CEO of Adani Group, Managing Director - GSPCL, Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation & Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Ltd. NLL is also represented by eminent Board of Directors - Shri Mehar Karan Singh, Ex Taj Group, Shri Yogesh Joshi, Ex New light Hotels & Resorts, Shri Pankaj Mudholkar, Communications Specialist, Shri Arun Karoti, Executive Director of AXIS Private Equity Ltd.

In addition to the hotel business, NLL has forayed into the business of vacation ownership/time share, club membership and hospitality education. Currently, the company has about 5000 membership in various categories of vacation ownership and club membership schemes. To further strengthen its brand presence in North India, the group has recently announced investments of over Rs.100 crores in the state of Utter Pradesh in its diverse businesses.

On the financial front, with room inventories set to cross 1000 mark in just 5 years, the company’s expected EBIDTA stands at an impressive figure of 55.2 Cr in 2010 and the estimated Net worth will be at 300 Cr by the year 2010. Expansion plans are also chalked out with 4 star and Business hotels in Dahej SEZ, Jodhpur & Neemrana. All properties will be a resemblance of the urbane Cambay hospitality packed with state-of-the-art facilities and amenities.

Neesa Leisure Ltd has recently launched a Fixed Deposit Scheme, with interest rates, as high as, 12%. With the central government’s decision to grant investment linked deductions under the Income Tax Act to companies developing hotels and the highly impressive hospitality industry figures in 2010, all point towards a sound and stable returns on investment. Opportunities like these should not be missed out.

Attached are the details of the Fixed deposit scheme.


Neesa to invest Rs 100 cr in UP

The diversified Neesa Group, which operates 10 business and leisure hotels under Cambay brand across India, will invest Rs 100 crore in Uttar Pradesh in the next two years. The Group will set up two greenfield business hotels having total 160 rooms, besides data centre and biotech units in Lucknow. The hotels entailing investment of Rs 80 crore would cover 4,000 sq mt apiece.

Online Hotel Booking and Travel Services Portal Launched | Cambay Tours

Neesa Group proudly announces the formal launch of its latest venture, Cambaytours.com, a dynamic tour & travels portal that is a one stop shop for complete travel solutions. Our Chief Guest, Shri Vipul Mitra, Principal Secretary, Tourism. Gujarat Govt. flagged off the portal in lamp lighting ceremony.

Cambaytours.com takes care of the end user’s travel needs and provides a complete travel solution ranging from online hotel booking to other travel related services, travel management consulting, vendor contracting services and MICE management services. The indigenously built technology aims at targeting the broader context which encompasses from the online processing of all types of holiday and tour packages and offer requests, the API integration of various existing websites so as to penetrate the larger user base all around, to the internal routing, processing, comparing and publishing of XML data received at the presentation layer.

In its initial offering the portal focuses on hotel reservations and other activities for its beta release and enhance this application further in its next release with air reservations, car reservations, bus reservations and railway reservations. The portal has been designed to give special emphasis on user friendly navigation, attracting all corporate and holiday visitors with enhanced and secured booking system. The portal has a robust search engine with a least turn around time with latest Java based technology and latest Web 2.0 technique. One of the unique features of the product is the shortest turn around time in replies “within maximum 4 hours” for any tailor-made queries posted by the visitor.

Cambaytours.com provides destination management services, customized to suit global and Indian travel programs for end users offering holidays and vacation packages for individual & group travelers planning a trip in India or abroad. The portal also provides information, pricing, availability and booking facility for hotels, buses and car rentals across the globe.

Our list of services in India and international locations include promotional tours, sports tours, family tours, honeymoon tours, International tours, pilgrimage tours, short breaks, wildlife tours, cruise vacations, theme based holidays, heritage tours, cultural tours, adventure tours, art tours, culinary tours, flight tickets, hotels and customized tours.

The offline portal of Cambaytours.com also operates through functional retail offices at strategic locations spread across thirteen cities in India namely Varanasi, Bangalore, Lucknow, Chandigarh, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Pune, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Dehradun, and Jaipur.

Our network is spread across India and overseas and we have tie ups with over 4000 business and luxury hotels and resorts spreading over 100 cities all across the globe which allows us to offer local and global customer specific tour solutions for managing the customer’s travel needs.

Cambay Tours - 24×7 customer care toll-free number (1800-3002-777) will facilitate and respond to queries and expedite in decision making.

About Neesa Leisure Limited:
Neesa Leisure Ltd (NLL) is an integrated hospitality-cum-leisure business company involved in hotels and resorts, vacation holidays, clubbing, and hotel management education and services since 2005. It develops, manages and markets properties on its own and is rapidly building itsbrand under the name ‘Cambay’.

Presently NLL owns 10 luxurious retreats in Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Udaipur, Jaipur (Kukas & Jamdoli), Kollam (Kerala) and Gurgaon. Upcoming Projects in Neemrana, Dhahej & Jodhpur will take the total inventory to 1000+ rooms. NLL also provides its members access to more than 4000+ premier resorts worldwide through RCI exchange.

NLL’s properties being near the city is an advantage for MICE travelers and leisure FIT customers looking for week-end holidays. Golfing, Spa and other club facilities are offered with each hotel and resort to city dwellers as well.

About Neesa Group:
Neesa Group is a well-diversified business group headquartered at Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The group owns assets over INR 6.0 billion with manpower of 1000 employees. The organization is standing on the three pillars of Integrity, People and Value. With competent management team having strong execution skills, Neesa Group has achieved the status of the rapidly growing business groups in western India. But what makes the Group stronger is the fact that it is among the few business entities of India that believe in the precept of self-sustenance for its growth. The Diverse Verticals of the Group. Neesa Leisure (P) Ltd. | Neesa Infrastructure (P) Ltd. | Neesa Agritech (P) Ltd. | Neesa Energy (P) Ltd. | Neesa Technologies (P) Ltd. | Orient Spa (P) Ltd. | Technodot Engineering (P) Ltd.